All things Oakland Athletics from A to Z (Zakariah- former A's pre & post game host at 957 The Game).
Postponed games, double headers, and a positive COVID test
It has been a crazy week for the A's with multiple games being postponed, acquiring LaStella from the Angels, a positive COVID test and plenty of uncertainty. Plus what to make of the double header losses to the Astros.
A's sweep Giants thanks to some late inning heroics
The A's find a way to overcome large 9th inning deficits in games 1 and 2 vs the Giants and then the bats explode in game 3. James Kaprielian makes his big league debut after Burch Smith heads to the IL. And what are the expectations for the next 4 games vs the Diamondbacks?
A's drop a pair of games to the Angels, winning streak snapped at 9 games
Sean Manaea and Mike Fiers struggle in their outings vs the Angels. Bats start hot on Monday's game but bullpen can't hold lead. And the ruling comes down from MLB; 6 game suspension for Ramon.
A's sweep the sorry ass Astros
A's sweep the Astros, homestand and extend their win streak to 9 games. pitching continues to carry this team but the bats are starting to wake up. And tempers flare in Sunday's game leading to a benches clearing scuffle.
A's are streaking!
The A's finish off their sweep of the Rangers to extend their win streak to 6 as they get ready to take on the Astros. Matt Olson and his mustache stay hot as he homers for the 3rd time in 2 games. And what to make of Ryan Christenson situation.
Another walk of grand slam propels A's to 7-4
The A's took 3 of 4 from Seattle and then got off to a grand start at home against the Rangers. Jesús Luzardo shines in his first big league start. And the A's are off to a good start led by the pitching staff that touts the 3rd best ERA in the American League.
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